HANNAH BENSON by Jon Alderson
Photo: Jon Alderson
13 The Convent, 4 College Street, Nottingham NG1 5AU
Phone: 020 8133 5995
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'2" (157cm)
Playing Age:15 - 25 years
Actual Age:23 years
Appearance:White, Mediterranean, Hispanic
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long
Voice Quality:Bright
Voice Character:Engaging

About me:

Hannah is Artistic Director of Burnt Lemon theatre and when not performing herself she also works as a freelance Director, Writer & Composer / MD

Stage Television Further Credits
2019, Stage, Harry Brundidge / Judge, Tokyo Rose, Burnt Lemon Theatre with Underbelly & New Diorama, Maryhee Yoon
2019, Stage, Tess, Testament, The Hope Theatre, Sam Edmunds
2019, Stage, Lola, The Half Moon Shania, Tobacco Factory Bristol, HOME Manchester
2019, Stage, Angel, Kissing Futures, Livia Rita
2018, Stage, Lola, The Half Moon Shania, Burnt Lemon Theatre, Pippa Wallace
2018, Stage, Adam/Andrews, Acknowledgements, Debut Festival, Molly Byrne
2017, Stage, Ophelia, Hamlet, East 15 Acting School, Tony Bell
2017, Stage, Christa, Tunnel 57, The Alchemist Theatre Company, Luke Clarke
2017, Stage, Angel, Brexit Wedding, Livia Rita, Livia Rita
2017, Stage, Ida, Methusalem, East 15 Acting School, Andrew Norton
2016, Stage, Abigail, The Crucible, East 15 Acting School, John Gillet
2016, Stage, Dawn, Jerusalem, East 15 Acting School, Gerry McAlpine
2016, Stage, Laura, The Invisible, East 15 Acting School, Charlotte Thompson
2014, Stage, Robert, Monsters, Arts Educational School, Paul Tully
2014, Stage, Cecily, The Importance of Being Ernest, Arts Educational School, Paul Tully
2015, Television, Melissa Rivers, Autopsy, Channel 5, Kate Laverty
2015, Television, Football Girl, The Interceptor, BBC, Richard Senior
Further Credits
2020, Writing, Assistant Director / Sound designer, Shorts and Socks Included, Lost Watch Theatre
2019, Pantomime, MD / Composer, Wendy's awfully big adventure, Theatre 503
2018, Pantomime, Musical Director, Cinderella and the Beanstalk, Theatre 503 / Sleeping Trees
2017, Educational, Rachel, FORUM: Caught In The Web, East 15 Acting School, Zois Pigadas
2016, Dance, Company, Shed, East 15 Acting School, Uri Roodner
2014, Musical, Sister Robert Anne, Nunsense, Arts Educational School, Hazel Collins
2017, Short Film, Tally, Straps, Georgina Glen, Georgina Glen
2017, Short Film, Jazz, Tooters, East 15 Acting School, Nick Young
2017, Short Film, Writer/Director, Padded, Burnt Lemon Theatre, Hannah Benson
2015, Music Video, Younger Lead, The One - Kodaline, Domonic O'Riordan
2015, Music Video, Dancer, Air Guitar - McBusted, Bugsy


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Cockney, Latin American, Liverpool, London*, RP, Welsh-Standard, Wiltshire, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Classical Singing*, Contact Improvisation, Contemporary Dance, Flute*, Harmony Singing*, Laban, Mezzo-Soprano*, Opera, Period Dancing, Piano*, Piccolo, Sight-Reading, Singing (general), Ukulele, Waltz
Performance:Actor-Musician, Actor-Singer, Audio Books, Clown, Comedy, Commedia Dell'Arte, Forum Theatre, Mask, Musical Theatre, Physical Theatre, Radio Drama, Sight-Reading (non-musical), Theatre In Education
(* = highly skilled)
Football, Netball, Swimming
Other Skills:Composer, Devising, Filmmaker, Puppetry, Writer
Vocal Range:D3 to D6 (belt to F5)


East 15 Acting School, BA Acting and Contemporary Theatre, 2015-2018 (First Class Honours)

Arts Educational School 6th Form, 2 years, 2013-2015

Puppetry Masterclass Week- Greta Clough

Commedia Dell'arte Workshop Week- Didi Hopkins

Acting for Screen Masterclass- The Actors Centre

Shakespeare Masterclass Week- National Youth Theatre of Great Britain